So is this gypsy witch getting the shop girl to stick the egg in her chichi or what?

Conoci una gitana muy simpatica en mi tienda, a pesar de que nunca las he tragado, congeniamos. Le hice un descuento y se ofreció a leer mis manos gratis. Me dijo que me habian hecho un mal. (Cosa que me han dicho un par de veces. Sé quien fue y sus motivos, se que era […] 2 comments, inc Colin Davies: Over her tits? 1. fanny (muy informal) (vulva) (British), beaver (United States) 2. tit (muy informa

Cost of living: London almost twice as expensive as Barcelona?

Sounds about right to me. I haven't been to Belfast since I could count my age on my fingers; maybe there are good reasons now why people would prefer to live there than in marginally cheaper San Sebastián, though I suspect food is not one of them. Because of the way things work out when […] 5 comments, inc Trebots: I'm afraid I started drinking London pints, which cost more than a bottle of wine in Barcelona. Jesu

Why virtually no musicians in Spain are employed directly by fiestas

Agencies pay kickbacks to politicos. A good friend has actually done quite a lot, but cash in hand from the organisers, once the official business has been contracted.

Away with “anythingarian rants & rambles from the land of the fretting nun”!

The new tag reflects current geographics & respect for among others Messrs Benny of Hill and Triooo: I did a quick tea dance in Bcn last night, and was going to sing a couple this lunchtime in a popular neighbourhood square, but my main client base -I am sure you can picture them- had been […]

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Why virtually no musicians in Spain are employed directly by fiestas

Agencies pay kickbacks to politicos. A good friend has actually done quite a lot, but cash in hand from the organisers, once the official business has been contracted.

Barcelona’s worst restaurants

I'm very fond of Pizzas l'Avia; no. 2 would be most surprised to be described as a restaurant (and its sarnies are fine, and everything else is brilliant); and the Ramblas... The American bit of Vice.com is OK, but the Spanish edition is monstrously ... 3 comments, including Trebots: Bcn vs Hackney is a hard one. Where did they originate?

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